OPEN LFB Starts This weekend

The 5th Annual Open LFB Basketball Tournament in Paris will be held on September 27-28th. The games will be broadcasted live online at: www.basketlfb.com et www.basketfrance.com. The schedule is below: Saturday 27th September 2008 13h30 : Reims – Tarbes15h45 : Mondeville – Clermont-Ferrand18h15 : Villeneuve d'Ascq – Aix-en-Provence20h30 : Bourges – Basket Landes Sunday 28th […]

Finland First Weekend Top League Results

Finland kicked off the 2007-2008 season this past weekend. Last year's champions Peli-Karhut is in the 3rd place at the moment but undefeated. Espoo Team has started the season strong with two wins and Äänekosken Huima is maintaining there seat at the top. Standings Week One 1. Espoo Team2. Äänekosken Huima3. Peli-Karhut4. HoNsU Jyväskylä5. BC […]

Finnish League Standings Finnish Cup

Finnish League Standings After 10 games only two teams remain at the very top with only one lost. Catz Lappeenranta and last year champions Peli-Karhut maintaining top position. 1. Catz Lappeenranta2. Peli-Karhut3. Espoo Team4. Helsingin NMKY5. BC Nokia6. Äänekosken Huima7. HoNsU Jyväskylä 8. Pussihukat9. Forssan Alku The Finnish Cup finals teams have been decided. Catz […]

Stephanie Higgs signs with Espoo Team

After news of the pregnancy of foreign point guard Mirka Jarchovska, Espoo Team has signed Stephanie Higgs as a replacement. Higgs played at Georgia Tech and averaged 15,4 points per game. Espoo lost last weekend against Huima and will look for Higgs to help the team make the playoffs. Stephanie will play her first game […]

Extrugasa And Obenasa Navarra Will Play Liga Femenina

Extrugasa returns to Liga Femenina after beating a fighting Space Tanit Eivissa, 67-60. Extrugasa jumped out to a 17-2 run, not letting score Ibiza from minute one to eight. Gustavo Lalima even called time out but he didn’t find a way to get his team started. Probably the anxiety of playing their first Fase de […]

Cathy Melain: That Was The Best Way I Could Ever Dream To Stop My Career

Talk about Cathy Melain is talking about a French Basketball legend. The 35 year-old guard/forward after a 20 years career, decided to hang out the jersey after EuroBasket 2009, for what was convinced by Pierre Vincent to come back to the National Team. And the truth is that she stop her great career in the […]

Playoffs To Liga Femenina Spain

MOGUERZA REAL CANOE N.C. AND ARGON UNI GIRONA NEW LIGA FEMENINA TEAMS FOR NEXT SEASON Last weekend two spots in the next season of Liga Femenina were on stake. The best four teams in the last edition of Liga Femenina 2 contended to be next season in the highest level in two games which lived […]

Live France Womens Basketball TV Online

The Women's French Basketball league started to stream live games for the second half of the season on February 1, 2008. Every weekend a game will be broadcasted live on the France Federation website. Below is the schedule. 01/02/2008 vs 19:50-21:30 vs Villeneuve d'Ascq vs Bourges 16/02/2008 vs 19:50-21:30 vs Challes-les-Eaux vs Saint-Amand-les-Eaux08/03/2008 vs 19:50-21:30 […]

France LFB First Week Results

During the first week of the hectic LFB schedule with teams playing three games during the span of eight days, several surprises took place. Bourges and USVO are the only teams with a 100 percent record while Aix-en-Provence and Calais are yet to register a victory. Aix-en-Provence current situation is the major surprise of the […]

USA Retired Chamique Holdsclaw Playing In Poland

Chamique Holdsclaw announced her retirement in the WNBA in June 2007 and four months later traveled the seas to play in Poland. Holdsclaw played in Poland during the offseason last year with the same team Lotos PKO BP Gdynia . Her team is ranked third in the PLKK (Poland Women's Basketball League) and Holdsclaw is […]